Smoke Season‘s first single, “Badlands,” off their forthcoming Hot Coals / Cold Souls EP expresses the ambience of a dust storm brewing in a ghost town. And a song with such a vigorous vibe naturally deserves a cinematic counterpart. Its music video shows the coed duo loitering around decrepit buildings in Joshua Tree (their sonically apt habitat) while playing with paint, cards, and guns. And yes, there’s plenty of smoky haze foreshadowing an eerie climax:
Free Bike Valet is proud to co-present Smoke Seasons‘ next performances at The Echoplex on August 4th and 18th.